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Casumo online casino to roll out Playson slots via content integration deal

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Hot on the heels of a similar agreement, and casino software developer Playson has entered into a content integration deal with  Casumo, that will see it supply its popular games suite to the award-winning online casino. The strategic move further strengthens the Malta-based game development studio’s presence in Sweden and across Europe, according to ...

Miyagi Prefecture considering whether to enter Japanese casino license race

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In Japan and the government for Miyagi Prefecture is reportedly contemplating whether it should enter the already crowded race in hopes of securing one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resort licenses. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing an earlier story from the local Kahoku Shimpo newspaper, the northern ...

Jeju Dream Tower casino license application under evaluation

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On the semi-autonomous South Korean island of Jeju and the under-construction Jeju Dream Tower integrated casino resort is reportedly being assessed by regulators over whether its opening could adversely impact the surrounding area. According to a report from GGRAsia, local casino operator Lotte Tour Development Company Limited began building the soon-to-open Jeju Dream Tower ...

Hannahville Indian Community’s Island Resort & Casino to embark on $30 million expansion

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In Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the Island Resort & Casino will soon see some major changes after getting the green light on a $30 million expansion. Announced on Wednesday by the casino, the Hannahville Indian Community Tribal Council approved what will be the property’s second major expansion within five years after having invested some $8 ...

Osaka enacts new rules covering potential casino operating partner meetings

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In Japan and the city of Osaka has reportedly reacted to the ongoing bribery allegations involving Chinese sports lottery firm 500.com by passing new protocols covering interactions between local officials and representatives of any potential gaming operator. According to reports from Inside Asian Gaming and CalvinAyre.com, the new guidelines have also been adopted by ...

Iowa group proposes $225 million casino resort “architectural masterpiece” for Des Moines airport

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In Iowa, a proposal for a $225 million casino and hotel complex at the Des Moines International Airport (DSM) has been presented by a development group that says the project would be “for its size, an unparalleled architectural masterpiece reflecting the ‘highest and best use’ of airport facilities.” The Des Moines Airport Authority board ...

Hard Rock International loses out on Greece casino bid

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American casino operator, Hard Rock International, has reportedly had its plan to build and operate a new gambling facility on the outskirts of the Greek capital city of Athens roundly rejected by the European nation’s gaming regulator. According to a report from the Ekathimerini newspaper, the nine-member Hellenic Gaming Commission unanimously rebuffed the operator’s ...

Japanese political parties hoping to stymie integrated casino resort licensing

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In Japan and three opposition political parties are reportedly set to join with the Japanese Communist Party in order to introduce legislation that could scupper the nation’s licensing of an inaugural trio of integrated casino resorts. According to a Monday report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Social Democratic Party, the Constitutional Democratic Party of ...

Spectacle Entertainment breaks ground on new Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana

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In Indiana and Spectacle Entertainment reportedly joined forces with Hard Rock International on Thursday to break ground on what is to become the midwestern state’s newest non-riverboat casino, the Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana. According to a Thursday report from The Times of Northwest Indiana newspaper, the coming $300 million facility is due to ...

Strategic location sells Washington County casino resort proposed by Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

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In Virginia, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) has reportedly agreed to terms that will see the organization develop and operate a proposed luxury casino resort in Washington County, according to an announcement this week by EBCI Principal Chief Richard Sneed. The federally recognized tribe will partner with Steve Johnson of Johnson Commercial ...

Oryx Gaming bringing additional online casino content to SkillOnNet Limited

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Slovenian online casino games developer, Oryx Gaming, has announced the signing of an agreement that is to see it provide a portfolio of over 8,000 titles to iGaming software solutions firm SkillOnNet Limited. The Ljubljana-headquartered innovator is a subsidiary of Canada’s Bragg Gaming Group and it used an official Wednesday press release to declare ...

Five additional Japanese lawmakers implicated in alleged casino bribery scheme

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In Japan and five sitting members of the nation’s House of Representatives are reportedly under investigation concerning allegations that they may have accepted bribes from a Chinese firm interested in bringing an integrated casino resort to Hokkaido or Okinawa. According to reports from Inside Asian Gaming and GGRAsia, the Tokyo District Public Prosecutor’s Office ...

Wazdan enters Hungry’s iGaming market via Grand Casino

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In a move that further expands its European footprint, leading iGaming software provider, Wazdan, has partnered with Grand Casino, Hungary, the only online casino permitted by the Hungarian Gaming Commission. The virtual casino officially debuted in 2018, after the operation of safe and legal online gaming was authorized by the Central European country’s gambling ...